Troy , Rensselaer County, New York

Troy: County seat of Rensselaer County, New York, United States

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Troy is a city located in the county of Rensselaer in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 50,129 and a population density of 1,750 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 49,154 inhabitants.

The city was created 234 years ago in 1786.

Troy has a total area of 11.06 square miles (28.64 km2).

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Troy, NY Quick Facts

Population : 49,154 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York
County : Rensselaer County
Phone Area Codes : 518
Area : 28.64 km2
Altitude : 499 feet / 152 meters
Capital city : Troy is capital of Rensselaer County
Establishment : January 01, 1787 (234 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:43:08 (21st April 2021)
Postal code : 12180
Density : 1,716 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -1.98% (2010-2019)

Population by years

According to census records, the population of Troy decreased by 1.98% in 9 years.

Year Population Method
1820 5,264
2000 49,170
2010 50,129 census
2011 50,020 estimation process
2012 49,848 estimation process
2013 49,921 estimation process
2014 49,968 estimation process
2015 49,776 estimation process
2016 49,597 estimation process
2017 49,433 estimation process
2018 49,354 estimation process
2019 49,154 estimation process

Troy, NY zip code is 12180. County name: Rensselaer, County fips: 36083

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People born in Troy, NY (200)

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College & universities near Troy, NY

Code Name City ZIP
195128 Russell Sage College Troy (NY) 12180

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Troy, NY

Code Name Address Type
ALB Albany–Rensselaer 525 East St. RAIL
SDY Schenectady 332 Erie Blvd. RAIL
SRK Saratoga Springs, NY 267 Union Avenue BUS
SAR Saratoga Springs station 26 Station Lane RAIL
PIT Joseph Scelsi Intermodal Transportation Center 1 Columbus Avenue RAIL

Other places with the same name (20)

Other cities in Rensselaer County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Rensselaer County , NY. (more)

City Name Population Title
East Greenbush 16,221 Town in New York state
Stony Point 15,313 Town in Rockland County, New York, United States
Brunswick 13,046 Town in New York
Rensselaer 9,171 City in Indiana
Sand Lake 8,425 Town in Rensselaer County, New York, United States
Hoosick 6,728 Town in New York, United States
Pittstown 5,563 Town in New York
Poestenkill 4,499 Town in New York, USA
Hoosick Falls 3,347 Town
Stephentown 2,868 City in Rensselaer County, New York, United States of America
Grafton 2,156 Town in New York, United States
Berlin 1,803 Town in New York
Castleton-on-Hudson 1,462 City in Rensselaer County, New York, United States of America
Nassau 1,098 Town in Rensselaer County, New York, United States
Schaghticoke 576 Village in New York, USA
East Nassau 569 Village in the Town of Nassau, New York, United States

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Troy, NY distances to biggest New York cities

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